Inaugural Season

ProAms

Seize the challenge! Compete in the 2024 BAM ProAm Series.

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Advance to season championship

The Ultimate Experience

Dive into the BAM ProAm Series! Our 3-day events, BAM stage, and Top 20 advancing to Championship Sunday create an adrenaline-packed event. With an angler-friendly approach and live weigh-ins, this series defines what top-tier bass tournaments should be. Plus, no entry to the season championship—qualify and claim your spot among the elite 25! The BAM ProAm Series awaits—hook, line, and victory!

3-day events run from Fri to Sun

Full field competes on first 2 days.

Top 20 or "money" cut line advance to day 3.

Angler-friendly off limits for 2 days (Mon-Tue).

2-day practice period (Wed-Thu).

Pro/Co’s catch their own fish, non-shared weight.

Live weigh-in on BAM stage with pro emcee.

True Qualification: Only top 25 advance to championship.

Lake Shasta

February 23-25

  • Pro Winner: Greg Gutierrez – 40.97 lbs
  • Co Winner: Chris Trumbull – 42.12 lbs
1st stop

Lake Oroville

March 15-17

  • Pro $785 – Co $385
  • Entry Due: March 5th
  • Late Fee: March 6-11th ($100/$50)
  • Registration Closes: March 11
  • Off Limits: March 11-12
  • Practice: March 13-14
  • Launch Site: Loafer Creek
2nd stop

Delta

April 26-28

  • Pro $785 – Co $385
  • Entry Due: April 16
  • Late Fee: April 17- April 22nd ($100/$50)
  • Registration Closes: April 22nd
  • Off Limits: April 22-23
  • Practice: April 24-25
  • Launch Site: Big Break Marina
3rd stop

Columbia River

June 28-30

  • Pro $785 – Co $385
  • Entry Due: June 18th
  • Late Fee: June 19-24th ($100/$50)
  • Registration Closes: June 24th
  • Off Limits: June 24-25
  • Practice: June 26-27
  • Launch Site: Boardman Marina
4th stop

Clear Lake

October 4-6

  • Pro $785 – Co $385
  • Entry Due: September 23rd
  • Late Fee: September 24-30th ($100/$50)
  • Registration Closes: September 30th
  • Off Limits: September 30-October 1 
  • Practice: October 2-3
  • Launch Site: Library Park
5th stop

Berryessa

November 15-17

  • No Entry Championship
championship

Projected Payout Schedule

Pay back is 85% both pro and co side after AOY and Championship hold back.

No entry fee championship 25 anglers where everyone is paid.

Tackle Warehouse (TW) Contingency $500 TW gift card random draw to a pro angler who shows his TW receipt at check in for a purchase made with in the last 30 days

Tackle Warehouse (TW) Contingency $250 TW gift card random draw to a co angler who shows his TW receipt at check in for a purchase made with in the last 30 days

Garmin Contingency $300 to the highest finishing angler with exclusive Garmin graphs

Garmin Contingency $200 to the highest finishing angler running a Garmin Force trolling motor

Yamaha Contingency $1000 to the highest placing eligible contestant at each Pro-Am event

Yamaha Contingency $2000 to the highest placing eligible contestant at the Pro-Am championship

  • AOY – $2500 (next year’s entry plus cash)
  • AOY – $5000 (next year’s entry plus cash)

 

  • $500 co big fish each day
  • $1000 pro big fish each day

100 boat projection

PRO ANGLER PROJECTED PAYOUT
PRO PLACE PORTION PAYOUT
125.00%$13,918.75
210.00%$5,567.50
38.00%$4,454.00
47.00%$3,897.25
56.00%$3,340.50
65.50%$3,062.13
75.00%$2,783.75
84.50%$2,505.38
94.00%$2,227.00
104.00%$2,227.00
112.25%$1,252.69
122.25%$1,252.69
132.25%$1,252.69
142.25%$1,252.69
152.00%$1,113.50
162.00%$1,113.50
172.00%$1,113.50
182.00%$1,113.50
192.00%$1,113.50
202.00%$1,113.50
CO ANGLER PROJECTED PAYOUT
CO PLACE PORTION PAYOUT
125.00%$6,800.00
210.00%$2,720.00
38.00%$2,176.00
47.00%$1,904.00
56.00%$1,632.00
65.50%$1,496.00
75.00%$1,360.00
84.50%$1,224.00
94.00%$1,088.00
104.00%$1,088.00
112.25%$612.00
122.25%$612.00
132.25%$612.00
142.25%$612.00
152.00%$544.00
162.00%$544.00
172.00%$544.00
182.00%$544.00
192.00%$544.00
202.00%$544.00